World Bulletin / News Desk
Turkish Prime Ministry Disaster and Emergency Management Directorate (AFAD) announced on Friday that there were 96,397 Syrians currently staying in Turkey after fleeing clashes in their country.
In a written statement released Friday, AFAD reminded that there set up 5 tent cities in Hatay, 2 in Sanliurfa, 3 in Gaziantep and one each in Osmaniye, Kahramanmaras and Adiyaman and one container city in Kilis.
AFAD said that Syrian citizens taking shelter in Turkey were provided with lodging, food, health services, security, social activities, education, religious services, translation services and communications.
AFAD said that more than 133,888 entered Turkey and that 40,312 Syrians returned to Syria on their own will.
Syrians are provided meal three times a day, AFAD also said.
Güncelleme Tarihi: 05 Ekim 2012, 13:45